Mildred S. Jones

Mildred S. Jones, 76, of Manchester, formerly of Ellington, beloved wife of the late Robert W. Jones, passed away on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.

She was predeceased by her long time partner, Frank Bujaucius in March 2012. She was born May 17, 1937, in Westerly, R.I., daughter of the late Reginald and Olive Louise (Jackson) Spellman. She loved to travel, and loved helping others. She enjoyed gardening and dining out. Mildred was a member of the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation.

She is survived by her children, Gary D. Zwingelstein, and his wife, Kim, Linda G. Joudrey, and her, husband Paul, Robin L. Hill, and her husband, Greg, and Jerry M. Zwingelstein; her grandchildren, Jason, Brian, Michelle, Sarah, Joshua, Rachel, and Krystena; great-grandchildren, Conor, Noah, and Carter; as well as the children and grandchildren of Frank Bujaucius and her many close friends.

Relatives and friends may join the family on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Burke-Fortin Funeral Home, 76 Prospect St., Rockville, CT 06066.

A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. Burial will be private.

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Funeral Home

Burke-Fortin Funeral Home
76 Prospect Street Rockville, CT 06066-3226
(860) 875-5490

Published in Journal Inquirer from Oct. 3 to Oct. 7, 2013